# SOLUTION: baseball diamond is 90 feet to 1st and 90 feet to 2nd. Aprroximate direct distance from home plate to second base.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Pythagorean-theorem Question 448816: baseball diamond is 90 feet to 1st and 90 feet to 2nd. Aprroximate direct distance from home plate to second base. Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A baseball diamond is a square. The distance from home to 2nd is the hypotenuse of an equilateral right triangle. 90^2+90^2=c^2 8100+8100=16200 sqrt(16200)=127.3' . Ed